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Nigerian jet thought to have killed 9 civilians in pursuit of militants

Sep 16 2021

BAUCHI, Nigeria (Reuters) -The Nigerian air force said on Thursday it may have killed and injured civilians while pursuing suspected Islamist insurgents in the northeast, in an incident that local authorities said left nine people dead.

Some 150 students missing after gunmen raid Nigerian school –parent, administrator

Jul 05 2021

BAUCHI/KADUNA, Nigeria (Reuters) -About 150 students are missing after armed men raided a boarding school in Nigeria's Kaduna state, a parent and an administrator said on Monday, and police said they were in hot pursuit alongside military personnel. | Video

Gunmen abduct students from school in north-central Nigeria

May 30 2021

BAUCHI/KADUNA, Nigeria (Reuters) -An armed gang abducted students from an Islamic school in the north-central Nigerian state of Niger on Sunday, police and state government officials said.

More than 70 dead after boat sinks in Nigeria

May 28 2021

BAUCHI, Nigeria Nigerian authorities have recovered the bodies of more than 70 people after an overloaded boat capsized in the northwestern state of Kebbi on Wednesday, a state spokesman said.

Gunmen kill student, kidnap 42 in attack on Nigerian school

Feb 18 2021

BAUCHI/KADUNA, Nigeria Unidentified gunmen killed a student in an overnight attack on a boarding school in the north-central Nigerian state of Niger on Wednesday and kidnapped 42 people including 27 students, the state governor said. | Video

Bandits kill at least 20 in northwest Nigeria's Katsina state, say police

Jun 10 2020

BAUCHI, Nigeria Gunmen killed at least 20 people in attacks in the northwestern Nigerian state of Katsina, police and residents said on Wednesday.

'Armed bandits' kill 47 in northwest Nigeria's Katsina state: police

Apr 19 2020

BAUCHI, Nigeria Gunmen killed 47 people in attacks on villages in the northwestern Nigerian state of Katsina in the early hours of Saturday, local police said.

More than 50 abducted in attack on northwest Nigerian village: residents

Aug 28 2019

BAUCHI, Nigeria More than 50 people, including pregnant women and children, were abducted in a raid on a village in northwest Nigeria, seven residents told Reuters on Wednesday.

Armed gang kills at least 34 in northwest Nigeria, police say

Jun 16 2019

BAUCHI, Nigeria An armed gang killed at least 34 people in attacks on villages in northwest Nigeria, police said on Sunday, part of a wave of violence the government has blamed on bandits.

At least 180 prisoners at large in Nigeria after jail raid

Jun 04 2018

BAUCHI, Nigeria At least 180 prisoners were at large after escaping from a jail in the Nigerian city of Minna during a raid on the facility, a minister and prison authority official said on Monday.

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